James Richards, USA

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James Richards is a national award-winning urban designer, artist, writer and professor teaching design and drawing at the School of Architecture at the University of Texas at Arlington.  He is the author of the book Freehand Drawing and Discovery:  Urban Sketching and Concept Drawing for Designers, published by John Wiley & Sons, and his works have been featured in design publications, group and solo exhibitions internationally.  His most recent exhibition, “Hemingway’s Cuba,” was shown in Hemingway’s home during the 2015 Havana Art Biennial. He is a correspondent for USk’s international blog, and founded Urban Sketchers Texas.  Jim travels globally promoting the “Freehand Renaissance” through sketching workshops and conference speaking; he has drawn great urban places in over 40 countries around the world.

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